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Autopilot Announces Multi-Channel Marketing Platform
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After four weeks of beta testing, Autopilot announced today a multi-channel marketing platform designed to help companies automate customer touchpoints and create personalized buyer experiences in online, offline and mobile channels. Digital marketing is currently divided between email software solutions and marketing automation solutions, a division that makes solutions inaccessible or ineffective for marketers and their consumers.
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Revisiting Partnerships: IAMCP
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For many years, I’ve watched from afar as the IAMCP has “hung in there” through various Microsoft generations. I was active in the late 1990s, when I worked at Clark Nuber, a Pacific Northwest accounting firm that had a robust Great Plains accounting practice. Fast forward the movie to present times, and we’re working closer with the International Association of Microsoft Channel Partners (IACMP) than ever before. It serves all parties well. Pictured: Long-time Microsoft SMB executive Arnie Mondloch speaks to the monthly Puget Sound IAMCP lunch meeting. Readers will remember Arnie from his le...
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Corporate IT Solutions Announces Availability of DaaS Offering
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Technology solutions provider Corporate IT Solutions announced today general availability of pCloud Workspace, a desktop-as-a-service offering that combines cloud flexibility and agility with stability and management of an enterprise application. “With the rapid growth of mobile technologies and remote workforces, easy and secure access to enterprise applications and data from any device has become essential to organizational productivity,” CIO Jeffrey Boardman said. “Existing virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) offerings have failed to meet many organizational needs due to their high cost...
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Microsoft’s SMB IT Hot Links! Pt. 2
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Good day, SMB IT Pro Community! Welcome to the second part in a three-part installment of the Microsoft Hot Links for SMBs! Here are the next 5 links to help you realize your business goals and find community information in 2015:
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Meet Harry Next Week – Cloud Summit (PHX)
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You don’t send me roses anymore, so I’m delivering them to you. With the dramatic business transformation in our SMB IT Pro community, new conversations require new outreach approaches. So I’m covering the Cloud Summit event, March 8-10 at the amazing Arizona Grand Resort and Spa. It’s just what the Doctor ordered – cloud content, spa and a seven acre water park. I need this “working vacation,” and I’d like you to join me.
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Melanie Gass Celebrates Three Years with the Microsoft Princess Insider Radio Show
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I had the chance to chat with Melanie Gass, aka the “Microsoft Princess,” and well-known speaker at various SMB Nation events, about her popular radio show. Some of you may have been able to meet her at our most recent event, the Office 365 Tour 2015 in Los Angeles, CA. For those of you who didn’t, you can meet Melanie at any one of our tour stops, and hear her great presentations on SharePoint/OneDrive and Making Money with Office 365! As many of you know, Melanie was dubbed the “Microsoft Princess” as recognition for her training and consulting of Microsoft’s various products. I asked her h...
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Soonr Releases New Partner Portal Capabilities for MSPs and CSPs
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Soonr, a Silicon Valley, CA-based File share and Collaboration company, recently announced that it has made some enhancements to its partner portal. These enhancements are designed to make it easier for partners to provision and manage policies. To be specific, Soonr partners can now deliver the company’s service with multiple customers from a single location. This means that partners won’t need to log-in to a specific account or team to set up services for a variety of customers.
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Frost & Sullivan Webinar: Light on the Latin American Information Technology Scenario in 2015
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 Frost & Sullivan announced today it will host a complimentary webinar about the trends set to impact the Latin American IT industry. The webinar will be held at 8 a.m. PST tomorrow, March 3. Speaker Guilherme Campos, a Frost & Sullivan IT industry analyst, will explain Latin American developments in investing and adoption levels of security, cloud computing and big data.
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Charter Business Rebrands as Spectrum Business, Better Serves SMBs
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Charter Communications, Inc. announced today Charter Business is now Spectrum Business, which will leverage an all-digital network to deliver full-featured solutions at a low price to SMBs and larger organizations. "Spectrum Business is more than just a new name. Over the past 12 months we have invested in our advanced fiber network, completed our transition to all-digital, and made enhancements to our product suite, including a doubling of entry Internet speeds from 30 to 60Mbps," said Jonathan Hargis, executive vice president and chief marketing officer for Charter Communications.
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snom and GSMK to Develop Highly Secure Encrypted Telephones
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Germany-based snom technology AG and GSMK Cryptophone are expanding their existing collaboration to develop highly secure encrypted telephones. GSMK, a developer of protected operating systems and encryption solutions, and snom, a developer of professional and enterprise VoIP telephones, are working on desktop IP telephones that will be secure, encrypted, tap-proof and immune against attacks.
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GFI Software Study Finds Increase in Cyber Security Concern in US, UK
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GFI Software released today the findings of a study examining business and societal impacts of cyber security issues, which revealed growing concerns of personal risk and potential for physical retaliation. “Cyber attacks have profound consequences for the business community, whether companies are the target, or the victim of an attack elsewhere. In the last few months alone we’ve seen major corporations targeted in systematic acts of espionage and geopolitical retaliation, as well as hundreds of thousands – potentially millions - of individuals affected by the fallout of data being stolen...
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Continuum MSP Partners Announced as Finalists in Robin Robins Competition
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Continuum recently announced that four of its MSP partners have been named as finalists for the Robin Robins “Better Your Best” competition. This particular competition allows MSPs to vie for the chance to be the spokesperson for Robins’ company: Technology Marketing Toolkit. “We offer our congratulations to these top MSPs that have enjoyed significant revenue and profit increases over the last year by implementing Robin Robins’ proven marketing strategies,” said Frank Bauer, Sr. Channel Development Manager at Continuum.
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